"Innovative Market Solutions to Help Businesses Make Informed Decisions"

Flame-Retardant Foams and Insulation Market Size, Share & Industry Analysis, By Type (Polyurethane, Polystyrene, Phenolic resins, Polyolefin resins, Elastomers, Ethylene propylene diene monomer rubber, Others), By Application (Construction, Transportation, Soft Furnishing, Automotive, Others) and regional Forecast, 2024-2032

Region :Global | Report ID: FBI103683 | Status : Ongoing



The flame-retardant foams and insulation are specifically formulated for fire resistant use. It is available in different types such as polyurethane, polystyrene, phenolic resins, polyolefin resins, elastomers, and ethylene propylene diene monomer rubber. When these foams are exposed to flames, the surface creates a protective barrier that aid to prevent dripping, melting, and the possibility of spreading fire. Furthermore, the flame-retardant foams and insulation is available in different sizes and shapes and can be customized easily based on consumer requirement. It is also lightweight, strong, stiff, and has the ability to withstand in any climatic conditions. These benefits surge the need for flame-retardant foams and insulation in the various applications which include construction, transportation, and soft furnishing.

The rising demand for flame-retardant foams and insulation in the construction industry will fuel the market growth. The foam insulation is widely utilized in modern buildings to improve energy efficiency. It also aids to reduce energy consumption, which further leads to make eco-friendly homes and protect from greenhouse emission. It is also suitable as a general sealant, which helps to prevent air leakage in cold storage. These benefits increase the use of flame-retardant foams and insulation in residential and commercial buildings. Hence, rising demand will further contribute to fuel the flame-retardant foams and insulation market growth during the forecast timeline.   

However, the lower shelf life of flame-retardant foams and insulation reduces its demand in various applications. Hence, this is anticipated to restrain the market growth. 

Up Arrow

Key Market Driver -

Rising demand for flame retardant foam and insulation in the construction industry to drive the market growth

Down Arrow

Key Market Restraint -

Lower shelf life of the product to restrict the market growth

Market Segmentation:

Based on type, the flame-retardant foams and insulation market is segmented into polyurethane, polystyrene, phenolic resins, polyolefin resins, elastomers, ethylene propylene diene monomer rubber, and others. By Application, the market is segmented into construction, transportation, soft furnishing, automotive, and others. From a geographical standpoint, the market is categorized into North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, Latin America, and the Middle East & Africa.

Key Players Covered:

The key players in the flame-retardant foams and insulation market includes Flexipol, Worldwide Foam, BuildingGreen Inc., IEEE GlobalSpec, Foam Works LLC, General Insulation Company, BSEF, Huber Engineered Materials, Energy Efficient Solutions, Diana Foams Pvt. Ltd., ICYNENE, LANXESS, BASF SE and Worldwide Foam.

Key Insights

  • Key Emerging Trends – For Major Countries

  • Key Developments: Mergers, Acquisition, Partnership, etc.

  • Latest Technological Advancement

  • Insights on Regulatory Scenarios

  • Porters Five Forces Analysis

Regional Analysis:

Asia Pacific is anticipated to witness sustainable growth in the flame-retardant foams and insulation market. The growth is attributed to the rapidly growing construction industry, which further leads to a surge lucrative market growth. The rising product demand in the transportation will fuel the product demand in Europe, in which Germany is the leading country. In North America, growth is due to the rising demand for polyethylene and polystyrene-based foam in the residential sector. The Middle East & Africa is anticipated to witness significant growth, owing to the rising elastomers foams adoption in the soft furnishing.

To gain extensive insights into the market, Request for Customization




By Type

  • Polyurethane

  • Polystyrene

  • Phenolic resins

  • Polyolefin resins

  • Elastomers

  • Ethylene propylene diene monomer rubber

  • Others

By Application

  • Construction

  • Transportation

  • Soft Furnishing

  • Automotive

  • Others

By Geography

  • North America (U.S. and Canada)

  • Europe (UK, Germany, France, Italy, Spain, and Rest of Europe)

  • Asia Pacific (Japan, China, Taiwan, India, South Korea, Southeast Asia, and Rest of Asia Pacific)

  • Latin America (Brazil, Mexico, and Rest of Latin America)

  • Middle East & Africa (South Africa, GCC, and Rest of the Middle East & Africa)

Flame-Retardant Foams and Insulation Industry Developments

  • In August 2017, Furukawa Electric Co., Ltd. introduced new foam material, a new addition to the FOAM ACE. The product offers heat and flame resistance, which makes it suitable for heat insulation applications. This launch will help the company to expand its product portfolio.

  • In September 2018, BASF launched first particle foam based on polyethersulfone. The new product is resistant to high-temperature and has inherent flame retardancy. These properties make it suitable for complex-shaped components in trains, airplanes, and cars. This launch will aid the company to meet the consumer requirement.

  • Ongoing
  • 2023
  • 2019-2022

Personalize this Research

  • Granular Research on Specified Regions or Segments
  • Companies Profiled based on User Requirement
  • Broader Insights Pertaining to a Specific Segment or Region
  • Breaking Down Competitive Landscape as per Your Requirement
  • Other Specific Requirement on Customization
Request Customization Banner

Chemicals & Materials Clients

LG Chem

Client Testimonials

“We are quite happy with the methodology you outlined. We really appreciate the time your team has spent on this project, and the efforts of your team to answer our questions.”

- One of the largest & renowned medical research centers based in the U.S. on a report on the U.S. NIPT Market.

“Thanks a million. The report looks great!”

- Feedback from a consultant on a report on the U.S. Beef Market.

“Thanks for the excellent report and the insights regarding the lactose market.”

- Brazil based company specializing in production of protein ingredients.

“I liked the report; would it be possible to send me the PPT version as I want to use a few slides in an internal presentation that I am preparing.”

- Global Digital Services Agency on a report on the Global Luxury Goods Market.

“This report is really well done and we really appreciate it! Again, I may have questions as we dig in deeper. Thanks again for some really good work.”

- U.S.-based biotechnology company focussing on treatment of chronic pain.

“Kudos to your team. Thank you very much for your support and agility to answer our questions.”

- Europe-based provider of solutions to automate data centre operations.

“We appreciate you and your team taking out time to share the report and data file with us, and we are grateful for the flexibility provided to modify the document as per request. This does help us in our business decision making. We would be pleased to work with you again, and hope to continue our business relationship long into the future.”

- India-based manufacturer of industrial and specialty intermediates with a strong global presence.

“I want to first congratulate you on the great work done on the Medical Platforms project. Thank you so much for all your efforts.”

- One of the largest cosmetics company in the world.

“Thank you very much. I really appreciate the work your team has done. I feel very comfortable recommending your services to some of the other startups that I’m working with, and will likely establish a good long partnership with you.”

- U.S. based startup operating in the cultivated meat market.

“We received the below report on the U.S. market from you. We were very satisfied with the report.”

- Global hearing aids manufacturer.

“I just finished my first pass-through of the report. Great work! Thank you!”

- U.S. based solar racking solutions provider.

“Thanks again for the great work on our last partnership. We are ramping up a new project to understand the imaging and imaging service and distribution market in the U.S.”

- World’s leading advisory firm.

“We feel positive about the results. Based on the presented results, we will do strategic review of this new information and might commission a detailed study on some of the modules included in the report after end of the year. Overall we are very satisfied and please pass on the praise to the team. Thank you for the co-operation!”

- Germany based machine construction company.

“Thank you very much for the very good report. I have another requirement on cutting tools, paper crafts and decorative items.”

- Japanese manufacturing company of stationery products.

“We are happy with the professionalism of your in-house research team as well as the quality of your research reports. Looking forward to work together on similar projects”

- One of the Leading Food Companies in Germany

“We appreciate the teamwork and efficiency for such an exhaustive and comprehensive report. The data offered to us was exactly what we were looking for. Thank you!”

- Intuitive Surgical

“I recommend Fortune Business Insights for their honesty and flexibility. Not only that they were very responsive and dealt with all my questions very quickly but they also responded honestly and flexibly to the detailed requests from us in preparing the research report. We value them as a research company worthy of building long-term relationships.”

- Major Food Company in Japan

“Well done Fortune Business Insights! The report covered all the points and was very detailed. Looking forward to work together in the future”

- Ziering Medical

“It has been a delightful experience working with you guys. Thank you Fortune Business Insights for your efforts and prompt response”

- Major Manufacturer of Precision Machine Parts in India

“I had a great experience working with Fortune Business Insights. The report was very accurate and as per my requirements. Very satisfied with the overall report as it has helped me to build strategies for my business”

- Hewlett-Packard

“This is regarding the recent report I bought from Fortune Business insights. Remarkable job and great efforts by your research team. I would also like to thank the back end team for offering a continuous support and stitching together a report that is so comprehensive and exhaustive”

- Global Management Consulting Firm

“Please pass on our sincere thanks to the whole team at Fortune Business Insights. This is a very good piece of work and will be very helpful to us going forward. We know where we will be getting business intelligence from in the future.”

- UK-based Start-up in the Medical Devices Sector

“Thank you for sending the market report and data. It looks quite comprehensive and the data is exactly what I was looking for. I appreciate the timeliness and responsiveness of you and your team.”

- One of the Largest Companies in the Defence Industry
We use cookies to enhance your experience. By continuing to visit this site you agree to our use of cookies . Privacy.